Flood defence scheme will protect North Devon community

You are in: Media Centre: News 2011 Team Van Oord has commenced work on a flood defence scheme to protect a village community in North Devon. Following floods in the village of Braunton in 2004, the Environment Agency created a flood defence plan, working in liaison with the parish council. The £1.2m Braunton flood defence […]

Cannington Outfalls scheme Highly Commended at ICE awards

You are in: Media Centre: News 2011 A project to improve flood protection for 1,440 properties in Somerset was Highly Commended at the ICE South West Region Awards. The ‘Cannington Outfalls’ scheme was Highly Commended in the Civil Engineering Project of the Year category. The scheme was delivered on behalf of the Environment Agency by […]